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Choir Candids

Getting to Know: Zanele Ngcamu

Getting to Know: Zanele Ngcamu

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I grew up in Soweto in a place called Zola. Zola is mostly known as the place where most kwaito (SA rap music) comes from. When I was 7 years old, we moved to a suburb called Protea Glen. Loved being with my [...]

April 23, 2012 Elaine Features 0

Choir Candids: Toronto #1 Behind-the-Scenes

Choir Candids: Toronto #1 Behind-the-Scenes

Behind-the-scenes photos of the Soweto Gospel Choir in Toronto, ON for their first of two shows at the Sony Centre.  Photos taken during their recent tour on February 24, 2012. Photos by Elaine, exclusively for SGF! [...]

April 21, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Culture of South African Music

Choir Candids: Culture of South African Music

This is a fun video. During a student workshop in Vancouver, BC on April 7, 2012; Bongani aka Honey, explains the South African music culture to the participants. This is a great video, with some fun anecdotes and Choir participation/reactions.  A must watch! [...]

April 17, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Kingston Behind-the-Scenes

Choir Candids: Kingston Behind-the-Scenes

Photos of the Soweto Gospel Choir in Kingston, ON taken during their recent tour on February 23, 2012. Photos taken by Elaine! [...]

April 15, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Happy Birthday Dave!

Choir Candids: Happy Birthday Dave!

The Choir celebrated Production Manager Dave’s birthday before their show in Edmonton on April 9, 2012. Watch them sing and celebrate as only the Soweto Gospel Choir can! Fun stuff! 🙂 [...]

April 12, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Emarabini on BT Edmonton

Choir Candids: Emarabini on BT Edmonton

To promote their show tonight in Edmonton, the Choir appeared on Breakfast Television on CityTV Edmonton. Below is a video of the choir singing Emarabini. [...]

April 9, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 1

In Concert: Mazola

In Concert: Mazola

Footage of the Choir performing Mazola at their April 2012 concert in Edmonton, AB. Lead: Portia Dancers: Sipho, Ori, Shimmy, Melusi, Jeho and Thembisa. [...]

April 9, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Getting to Know: Melusi Ndawonde

Getting to Know: Melusi Ndawonde

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I grew in a rural area in kwaZuluNatal called Limmehill in Ladysmith. What is your fondest childhood memory? I don’t have a fond memory exactly because, you know, being a boy you always get yourself in different situations. But what I remember is [...]

April 1, 2012 Elaine Features 1

Choir Candids: Recording with Yvonne Chaka Chaka

Choir Candids: Recording with Yvonne Chaka Chaka

The Choir recorded with legendary South African artist Yvonne Chaka Chaka yesterday at Urban Brew Studios. They are collaborating on two songs for Yvonne’s upcoming album. Some photos from yesterday below–thanks Phili and Gugu for the share! 🙂 [...]

March 28, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Viva l’Amor

Choir Candids: Viva l’Amor

Another video of the Choir from last month–this one is of ’em warming up with Viva l’Amor from the North Tonawanda, NY soundcheck on February 26, 2012. [...]

March 27, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 1